Trip Planning

Trip planning really means food planning to us. When you're mapping out your route, turn to Chowhounds to help mark the best spots to stop for every meal (plus a few snacks and drinks in between).

Why You Should Always Take a Food Tour When You Travel

Making plans to travel may include things like buying airline tickets, making sure you have your passport, and booking a table at that restaurant everyone Instagrams. However, there is something else...

Vermont culinary/beer destinations

by Phil_A_Mignon 16 days ago

I am planning a surprise trip to Vermont with my wife for our 17th Wedding Anniversary in October. The only reason my wife and I really travel, is for food and drink. We'll be flying into Burlingto...

Please help with 4 day San Sebastian - Bordeaux food trip

by arturchik 11 days ago

Please help with recommendations in both Spanish and French Basque country. I am not looking for 2-3 star restaurants, but rather more "casual" yet memorable restaurants. We are going to be trave...

Here is my restaurant list for a trip to San Sebastian: Comments?

PH Rodgers
by PH Rodgers 10 months ago

My wife and I plan to return to San Sebastian in late November. We will have five days. Here is my current thinking about where we should reserve for our major meals (typically lunch); Day One...

Tokyo, first visit, help with my choices needed

by misnatalie 26 days ago

Hello all, I know this topic comes up a lot but I have to say it appears getting reservations at restaurants in Tokyo may be even harder than in New York which I did not think was possible, lol. I ...

Road Trip! Where to eat?? Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, & San Francisco

by tupeloshoney 11 months ago

We are doing a cross country road trip from Alabama and I would like your "DO NOT MISS THIS" food suggestions for ALB, LAS, LAX and SFO. We are also going to the grand canyon, but I think we are v...

Emilia Romagna Tours and Suggestions

by bractune 1 day ago

Hey Chowhound community! I was lucky enough to score a reservation at Osteria Francescana in September. I am a huge foodie and would love to explore many more things in that area. Normally I am ...


Suggestions for two 20-something on a budget in Seattle?

by ninrn 1 day ago

My niece just graduated from college and she and her boyfriend are taking their first vacation together to Seattle. Both love anything to do with the art and science of making food and beverages, a...


Feedback on itinerary for 2nd trip to Portland!

by smiles33 4 days ago

We went to Portland last year (see thread and trip report which I attached here) and loved it. But since my older daughter broke her ankle 2 days before the trip, we didn't get to do as much as we ...

Local Boston Restaurants - where would you head back to first?

by kayreed 29 days ago

DH and I will be visiting Boston in late June We like to find restaurants using the Calvin Trillin method (i.e. asking a local "if you were beamed to Antartica for 6 months, then found yourself bac...

3 days to eat in Dublin

by foodell 2 months ago

I would love to have one upscale dinner and maybe one upscale lunch that is uniquely Irish. California has lots of French, American, etc. Is there a fine restaurant with an Irish flavor? Can I g...

Anyone serve Lionfish?

by snacksmagee 4 days ago

Any known locations that serve lionfish in San Diego?

Your #1 can't miss restaurant in Las Vegas

by kickerconspiracy 1 year ago

Any cuisine. Any price. I've been to Lotus of Siam, Raku, and Edomae on prior visits, and dining at e tomorrow. Hook me up with your best recommendation!


Resaurants near the Paris Soccer stadium

by FoodieW 5 days ago

Want to find a restaurant near the football stadium in Paris where a large family group could get good food.

Saratoga Springs in Early June

by prio girl 25 days ago

My husband and I will be spending 4 days in Saratoga Springs, NY next week. We've been there several years ago. We know that we want to go to Caffe Lena and The Parting Glass. I've done a search ...

Need help planning my trip to Provence (St. Remy, Luberon, Arles, Avignon)

by sam1 3 months ago

I've done the research (I think), I've read the reviews but need everyone's input to make the most of our short stay in Provence. We're staying in St. Remy (driving from the Nice Airport) and have ...


Looking for Santa Clara Recs

Civil Bear
by Civil Bear 6 days ago

Hi, I'll be in Santa Clara this weekend competing in a BBQ contest, and will have some time for a couple of quick dinners. Does anyone have any "better than SF" Indian or Viet or Korean, etc. sp...

Music Recommendations

by Jeremy303 23 days ago

I am celebrating my bachelor party in New Orleans from June 20th-23rd and would appreciate input on which jazz bands to see. I was hoping to see the Soul Rebels perform but unfortunately they are o...

New Mexico's Culinary Treasures Trail in Raton NM

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Wondering what chowhounds' opinions are of the New Mexico Culinary Treasures Trail. The intent seems to be to highlight the tried and true, or in its own words: "Here, we celebrate restaurants t...

Armando al Pantheon Equivalent in Milan

by anonj2 20 days ago

Hi everyone- looking for Milan suggestions with at least one vegetarian or fish/seafood option on the menu. So far, I've only come up with the various Giacomos and Langosterias. We are staying clos...

Quick business trip to NYC - feedback for solo diner please

by smiles33 25 days ago

Hello NYC Hounds! I will be visiting from the SF Bay Area for a quick trip in July, arriving at JFK at 10 pm on a Monday night and leaving Wed at 1 pm. I'm staying near Midtown/Chelsea. I've done s...